Sat September 18 - Sun September 26
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5K Run/Walk Event

Description


Sign Up today for the second annual Fly Away 5K – a family-friendly community event presented by the City of Kenmore and the Bothell Kenmore Chamber of Commerce!

Flexible Participation Options!

September 18: Kick-Off Event In-Person
Outdoors weather permitting
9:00am - 11:00am
Wear your fun costume/running gear and join us at the Kenmore Community Club to fuel-up on complimentary breakfast bites, play games, win prizes, collect swag, and pick up your race T-Shirt (if you registered by 8/31/21) & Finisher's Medal!  Then, explore Kenmore by completing your 5K anywhere you want.
Quick Tip: the Kenmore Community Club has easy access to the Burke-Gilman Trail!
See Route Recommendations below.


September 18 - 26: Run/Walk Anywhere

To maximize safety and flexibility, there will be no marked course this year.  You can complete your race anywhere you are - on any trail, path, track or treadmill!  Head out immediately following the Kick-Off Event on Sept 18, or pick another time/date that works in your schedule. 
See Route Recommendations below.

 


Here's How it Works:

  • You Register!

  • Join us at the Kenmore Community Club on Saturday, September 18 from 9:00 - 11:00AM 
    • Live out of town?  Or can't make it on Sept 18?
      You may also choose to have your t-shirt and medal shipped for $5.  Alternative, local pick up will also be available Sept 21-24 at Kenmore Pediatric Dentistry between 8am and 5pm (6821 NE 181st Street, Kenmore MAP).

  • Complete the race any time, anywhere, between Saturday Sept. 18, 2021 through Sunday Sept. 26, 2021

  • Share photos on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter to win prizes using #FlyAway5kKenmore

  • Report your run time in Run Sign Up (optional)

  • And don't forget, fun costumes are encouraged! Wear wings, capes, propellers and all things flying! 

 

T-Shirts, Medals & Swag Bag
5K participants will receive an event TSHIRT*, MEDAL & SWAG BAG
Be sure to register early!
    - *TSHIRT included for participants who register by August 31

 

Pet Registrations
We have added a special free add-on registration for Fido and Fifi because this is for the whole family! 

 

Looking for 5K Route Recommendations?

  • Burke-Gilman Trail
    The Kenmore Community Club has easy access to the Burke-Gilman Trail!  After fueling-up and gathering your swag at the Kick-Off event, head east towards Bothell and turn around by Wayne Park (the former golf course).  Or head west and turn around just before the Town Center at Lake Forest Park. 

  • Saint Edward Start Park Map / Info

  • City of Kenmore Parks 
    Escape outdoors to explore Kenmore's city, county, and state parks and trails. Details

  • City of Bothell Parks
    Learn a little about each park, look at pictures, and see where they are on a map. Take a tour / Additional details.

  • Additional Local Attractions Things To See & Do / Outdoors & Play

  • 5 Kid-Friendly Hikes With Wider Trails for Seattle-Area Families Parent Map

 

Why support the Fly Away 5K?

It's fun! And event proceeds will help support the Bothell Kenmore Chamber's many community programs. For over 15 years our Chamber has been actively involved in local economic prosperity, supporting and promoting local businesses, and developing an active and vibrant community where we all love to live, work or play! 

Registration Fees

Early Bird Registration*: Only $30 (ends Aug 31, 2021)
Regular Registration: $35 (Sept 1 – Sept 16, 2021)
Children 15 & under: $15

All Registrations get a Finishers Medal!

Check Out the Sneak Peek of the 2021 Medal / T-Shirt Design!
Fly Away 5K Medal 2021

*Registrations by August 31 get a free event t-shirt!

Packet Pick-Up

Kick-Off Event & Swag Bag Pick Up
September 18, 2021
9:00 to 11:00 AM

Kenmore Community Club
7304 NE 175th Street, Kenmore, WA 98028

Participants may select to have their race packet mailed for $5 (deadline: Sept 14)

Race Contact Info

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